AYA Summit

When do you feel God’s pleasure? (at AnotherJennifer.com)

Thanks to the amazing #AYASummit experience, I have been able to connect with a fantastic group of women – bloggers, social activists, writers and more. Jennifer Iacovelli invited me to guest post on her site, Another Jennifer today. It’s a very personal and practical post. Head over to Jennifer’s site for the whole post, but here is a taste:    Yesterday, I did my

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#GivingTuesday Gift Guide

Whew… what a weekend of incredible sales and deals. #BlackFriday and #CyberMonday are forces to be reckoned with. Enter #GivingTuesday, a global movement of collective generosity. It’s a day to celebrate giving, to show we can give as well as we can get here in America.  Check out the Giving Tuesday network, or check the trending #GivingTuesday hashtag. So much good is happening today, I

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TO THE MARKET | Survivor-Made Goods (TTM)

One of the highlights of my time at the #AYASummit hosted by ONE Girls & Women, was meeting Jane Mosbacher Morris.  Jane sat on a panel with Barrett Ward, founder of FashionABLE, Sydney Price of Kate Spade NY’s on purpose brand, and Petronella of Heifer International speaking about economic empowerment for women. (Jane and I wearing our HOPE Products sari infinity scarves at #AYASummit)

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#AYASummit with ONE Girls & Women | My Favorite Soundbites

My last post was more of a personal response and reflection of the phenomenal #AYA Summit held in DC last week by ONE Girls & Women. I mentioned most of the speakers and panel discussions, but didn’t even mention how amazing my fellow attendees were. WOW. Talk about a room full of POWERFUL, passionate, dialed-in, successful, talented, compassionate DOERS OF GOOD in our world…

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#AYASummit with ONE Girls & Women| My ONE Moment

I am still processing the most jam-packed, illuminating, empowering, motivating, mind-blowing 48 hours I have had to date. Otherwise known as the AYA Summit hosted by the ONE Campaign’s Women and Girls initiative and hosted at the GOOGLE headquarters in DC. Here is a short news clip about the Summit: http://www.wusa9.com/story/news/local/dc/2014/10/24/bloggers-making-a-difference-aya-summit-one-africa/17822443/ I don’t even have my hand-scribbled notes transcribed, yet. There were the mind-blowing

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